USA Intl. gets Globes


USA Networks Intl. has acquired live rights for the Golden Globe Awards in 1997 and 1998 for its channels in Spanish-speaking Latin America and Brazil. USA will air the U.S. feed of the Hollywood…

Blatt mulls Miramax job


Former Cineplex Odeon exec VP Neil Blatt is reported to be in advanced discussions to join Miramax Films in the capacity of exec VP, distribution. Blatt, who was chief buyer of the Cineplex chain…


A whole new U for MCA


This article was corrected on March 6, 2003. MCA Inc. has officially changed its name to Universal Studios Inc. and – after a year of design efforts – updated its logo. The MCA name has existed since…

HBO shoots $50 mil 'Moon'


When it begins production in mid-February, HBO's ambitious 13-hour film anthology “From the Earth to the Moon” exploring the Apollo space program will be propelled off of the launch pad by a $50…



Cinamerica Theatres L.P., the joint venture of Warner Bros. and Paramount Pictures, unveiled plans Monday for a 12-screen, 3,000-seat multiplex and retail center to be built in the heart of Westwood…

'Day' leads o'seas Xmas boom


Stand by for a sparkling Christmas season abroad, with “Independence Day” scoring a record-shattering debut in Japan last weekend, and socko contributions from “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” “Ransom”…

Exec Shuffle


Phyllis Yaffe has been bumped to president of Alliance Communications Corp. wing Alliance Broadcasting. She moves up from her prexy-CEO post at Alliance's Showcase Television and the History…

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